Dr. Patrick Fulbright has over 25 years of executive management experience spending majority of this time with The Home Depot where he honed his business experience in retail management, logistics, advertising, and finance. Previous to his time with The Home Depot, Dr. Fulbright spent ten years with Publix Supermarkets in Store Management and Expense Accounting. In 2018, Dr. Fulbright joined the University of Georgia Public Service and Outreach Small Business Development Center as Area Director for Region II of Georgia.


  • 2020, Ph.D., Educational Leadership, Trident University
  • 2010, MBA, Coles College of Business at Kennesaw State University
  • 1990, B. S., Personnel Management, Florida Southern College

Breakout Session 6: March 9, 1:00-2:15 PM
Small business owners as leaders: Responses to a global pandemic.